MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County softball team appears unintimidated by the uncharted waters it is navigating early in the 2019 season.
MOULTRIE – Warner Robins jumped out to an early 14-0 lead and went on to defeat Tift County 24-10 on Friday at Brodie Field in a season-opening football meeting between two teams that Colquitt County will have to contend with later in the season.
ATLANTA – Jaycee Harden's one-play touchdown strike up top to Montavious Ponder and Daijun Edwards' cut outside for six points gave the Colquitt County High Packers a 14-3 halftime lead over North Gwinnett High Saturday. The long-distance rivals are playing their first games of the new seaso…
MOULTRIE – Inclement weather has been as much the story of the 2019 Colquitt County High softball season as the unprecedented start by the Packers.
MOULTRIE – From one year to the next, losing a game on an untimed field goal meant nothing. From the next year to this one, beating that same team 45-0 has no bearing on how preparations are going for the third meeting in as many seasons.
MOULTRIE – The start of the first Colquitt County football game of the 2019 season was delayed about 90 minutes by lightning on Wednesday at Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium and then neither the sixth-grade Packers nor visiting Valdosta Middle School was able to cross a goal line in a …
MOULTRIE – With a day full of region volleyball coming up Saturday, Colquitt County High met the challenge of another non-region foe Tuesday on William Bryant Court. The Packers improved to 2-2 overall with a 3-0 sweep of Early County High, and now look ahead to not only facing all three Reg…
SYLVESTER – As it was a dark and stormy night over most of southwest Georgia – including Moultrie – Colquitt County High’s softball Packers were able to avoid any inclement weather Thursday at Worth County High.
MOULTRIE – Moultrie’s Camille Akridge Bowden, a former Moss Farms diver, will represent USA Diving as one of its FINA judges at the Junior Pan American Championships.
MOULTRIE – Fighting off some indecisiveness on their end and some relentless digging on the other side of the net, Colquitt County High volleyball won for the first time in the new 2019 fall season Tuesday. After a loss last week at Thomas County-Central, the Packers of coach Ron Fowler play…
MOULTRIE – Needless to say, many – if not all – members of the 2019 Colquitt County High football team know each other and possess a good idea of what each other can do on the gridiron.
BAINBRIDGE – With an intensity not seen from the dugout in a long time, Colquitt County High softball began the 2019 season winning 6-1 at Bainbridge High. This was against Bainbridge’s Division I prospect Lexie Delbrey, who struck out 15 batters in 6 1/3 innings and hit a home run Thursday.
MOULTRIE – Two more members of the Moss Farms Diving family will be inducted into the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame later this month. Both are related to a member of the organization’s inaugural class, Robert Clayton “Moose” Moss.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Carson Tyler is in exclusive company in the annals of Moss Farms Diving … if he didn’t begin a new club all by himself during the 2019 USA Diving Junior Nationals.
MOULTRIE – Counting down to the start of a new football season often involves a series of thresholds, be it the first day of summer camp, the first day of acclimation (and mandatory practices) to the first day of full pads.
On the last day of the GHSA football acclimation period, the Colquitt County High Packers were outdoors late Wednesday afternoon. Here are the quarterbacks and receivers working on the jet sweeps with head coach Justin Rogers 'snapping.'
MOULTRIE – There’s reason for excitement as Colquitt County High looks towards the new 2019 fall season, and it’s not just because the playing field seems a bit more level as Lowndes lost three Division I signees.
MOULTRIE – Locked in a four-way tie for first place after Saturday’s first round of the Ramsey Pidcock Invitational at Sunset Country Club, Adam Cooper and Jared Garrity turned in a Sunday-best 65 for a 129 that earned the Columbus golfers a two-shot victory.
MaxPreps recently released its list of Georgia’s top 10 high school football teams over the last decade and it probably won’t surprise Colquitt County fans that the Packers sit atop that list.
MOULTRIE — The team of brothers Andy Blanton and Kevin Blanton are in a four-way tie for the lead after the first round of the Ramsey Pidcock Invitational as they try to repeat their 2005 championship.
MOULTRIE – It came at the 11th hour, but the Colquitt County football program finally was able to schedule a scrimmage against another school before the 2019 season kicks off.
MOULTRIE — In an exciting climax to a multi-year effort, Kevin Bautista took top honors in the Combat Sparring division competition at the American Taekwondo Association’s 2019 World Championships held in Little Rock, Ark.
MOULTRIE – Kevin Blanton has a memento on the wall at his home commemorating the time he and younger brother Andy won the Ramsey Pidcock golf tournament at Sunset County Club in 2005.
MOULTRIE – Those Moss Farms Diving Tigers could stop right now and relish how much happened over the last 12 months, from earning new status to traveling through Europe to winning AAU titles.
Colquitt County High volleyball hosted its first Packer Bash, which started Monday and concludes Wednesday. This features teams from such locations as Thomasville, Tifton, Valdosta, Brooks County, Americus, Ware County and Tallahassee, Fla.
Colquitt County High softball coach Chance Pitts brought back the Little Lady Packer softball camp to Packer Park for the first time in about five years. He had them running bases, sliding on a tarp, hitting indoors and taking infield grounders Monday. There were 20 young players for this re…
MOULTRIE – Several head football coaching changes took place at the high school level in Georgia this offseason. It can explain why an unexpected name pops up among the guest list of a summer organized team activity weekend.
MOULTRIE – If nothing else, they are learning an important phrase: “Go Pack.” The parents and grandparents will find that out at the week-ending pep rally.
MOULTRIE — Anna Beth Elliott, representing the Colquitt County Parks and Recreation Authority, won the GRPA 18-and-under girls singles championship on Tuesday at Packer Park.
MOULTRIE – After a hectic June that included building a staff and getting to know his players, first-year Colquitt County baseball coach Matt Crews is building to some optimism about the Packers 2020 season.
MOULTRIE – By the 2020 football season, the route from Moultrie to Tallahassee could get backed up on a Saturday. There should be two Colquitt County High Packers dressed up in garnet and gold inside Doak Campbell Stadium.
During a drill at the Cam Erving Football Camp Saturday at the Colquitt County High indoor facility, a familiar Packer face gets in on the work. That would be former UCF Knight and now Miami Dolphins defensive lineman Jamiyus Pittman.
This Week's Circulars
TALLAHASSEE [mdash]Marium Clark Whisnant, 79, passed away peacefully at Big Bend Hospice House August 22, 2019 in Tallahassee, Florida. Marium was a native of Moultrie, Georgia and had lived in Tallahassee since 1988. At age 19 she joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, she …
MOULTRIE [mdash]Mrs. Evelyn Mitchell (73) passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Golden apple retirement home. Arrangements will be announced by Luke Strong And Son Mortuary, Ltd.
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